Our Founder and inspiration, Dr. Rachel Andresen, would’ve been 112 today! It is also the beginning of National Volunteer WeekRead More
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Latest news about Youth for Understanding USA student exchange programs worldwide – Events – Partnerships.
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That's what Elisabeth Egel says about the planet we all share since experiencing life in the United States on her exchange program from Estonia.Read More
Pop into one of our Virtual Information Nights (VINs) and have your study abroad questions answered LIVE! Events feature YFU USA alumni, registration staff, and partner country participants to give you a first hand perspective on the application process AND what you might expect to experience once you reach your study abroad destination.Read More
Maybe you've heard about it at school, maybe one or more of your friends have done it, but however you found out about a study abroad program, and then decided it's what you want to do, there is one more hurdle to jump over. And it can be a big one: Your parents.Read More
If you're considering being an exchange student (or if you've decided and need some help convincing your parents to let you go), the benefits you'll get from the experience of living abroad for a year with a host family are vast. Here are some things you can expect to get out of your exchange year.Read More